Interested in a Career in Engineering? Consider these In-Demand Fields

Male Mechanical Engineer and Female Chief Engineer

If you’re considering a bachelor’s degree in engineering, you need to choose what engineering specialty you want to pursue. With the variety of career options available, it can be difficult to choose which path to take. Learning more about fields with high demand may help you make a decision. When the time is right, be […]

What the Skills Gap Means for Employers in 2019

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The skills gap has become more disruptive to the workforce than ever before. This growing divide continues to leave many necessary jobs unfilled and an increasing number of employees struggling to hold on to their existing jobs. The skills gap will continue to impact employers in 2019 creating a need for gap analysis and continuing […]

5 Tips to Master the Online Pre-Employment Assessment

5 Tips to Master the Online Pre-Employment Assessment

There is no such thing as a free lunch in today’s employment process. Many employers require candidates to take some sort of skills-based aptitude test as part of the hiring process. One of the difficulties arising from this, is that many of these tests are administered online. This means you need to ready yourself for […]

6 Skills Gap Statistics that Continue to Impact Hiring [Infographic]

Skills Gap Statistics Infographic

It’s no secret that there is a skill shortage in our country, specifically in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields and middle-skill positions in manufacturing. In fact, over the next decade it’s expected that 3.5 million new manufacturing jobs need to be filled, but only 1.5 million people will have the skills necessary to […]

Top 10 Fastest-Growing Occupations in the US

Top 10 Fastest-Growing Occupations in the US

And the Top 10 Occupations with the Most Openings in the US Here is a list of the top 10 occupations projected to grow the fastest between 2014 and 2024 for those holding a bachelor’s degree. This data was provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Rank Occupation Employment 2014 Employment 2024 % Change 1 […]

The Great 2016 Job Migration

A recent survey conducted by CareerBuilder found that more than one-fifth, or 21% of employees plan to leave their current employers over the course of 2016. Besides salary, the top reasons for employees to consider a job move according to the survey results were Job Stability, Benefits, Location, Good Boss, and Good Work Culture. One-fifth of […]